MARIO VON RICKENBACH
MAY 6 2021
17:00 - 18:00
Università IULM, Via Carlo Bo, 1 20143 Milano
Mario von Rickenbach designs and develops games with a focus on visually-driven interaction. His approach emphasizes the intuitive physicality of interactions over deep and challenging game mechanics. In this talk, Mario will give some insights into different aspects of making his most celebrated projects, with a focus on interactive animation. He will share with the audience a series of insights about inspirations, techniques, design approaches, and the unpredictable reality of releasing his projects on commercial video game distribution channels.
Mario von Rickenbach is a Swiss game designer and developer. His award-winning works include the games KIDS, Plug & Play, Mirage, Krautscape, Dreii and Rakete. He studied game design at the University of the Arts in Zurich and co-founded Playables, a production company for peculiar projects. Next to his creative practice, he’s teaching interaction design at the University of Art and Design in Lausanne (ECAL). Read more about Mario's work.
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